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Qatar condemns Haftar’s Military College airstrike, urges international community to protect civilians in Libya

Qatar has strongly condemned the airstrikes by Khalifa Haftar’s warplanes on the Military College (Academy) in Al-Hadba neighbourhood in Tripoli, killing 30 and injured over 33 others from the cadets at the college.

In a statement, the Qatari Foreign Ministry said the airstrike could amount to war crimes and crimes against humanity.

“We call on the international community to take urgent actions to protect civilians and to probe the incident so that the perpetrators can be brought to justice.” The statement reads.

According to the latest information coming from the Field and Support Medical Center in Tripoli, in addition to the 30 cadets killed, there were over 33 others injured in the new carnage that Haftar’s forces had committed last night.

The airstrike at midnight was another crime added by to a very long list of crimes committed by Haftar and his foreign and Arab supporters since the start of their offensive on Tripoli on April 04 2019.

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